Things to Do

"The Nutcracker"

December 18–19 in Concord. St. Paul’s annual production of "The Nutcracker" captures the magic of Tchaikovsky's enchanting holiday classic. From the giant Christmas tree to the sword-wielding mice to the dancing snowflakes, "The Nutcracker" is a breathtaking vision from beginning…

Hit the Road

Beautiful Biking AheadIn 1896 Susan B. Anthony was quoted as having said, “The bicycle has done more for the emancipation of women than anything else in the world.” She was referring in part to how the bicycle helped to make…

Holiday Inn to Inn Cookie and Candy Tour

December 12 and 13 in the White Mountains Hop from inn to inn in the White Mountains and sample cookies, candies and other treats along the way. The inns will be decked out for the holidays, and the tour also…

Slippery Slopes

Just let gravity do its work Remember sledding, tumbling and laughing down the neighborhood hill on those wooden Flexible Flyer sleds or the family’s steadfast toboggan? What’s old is new again at select Granite State ski areas with snow tubing.The…

The Portsmouth Halloween Parade

October 31, Portsmouth It's finally the week of Halloween, and that means it's time to put on your costume and head to Portsmouth for a unique parade experience. The Portsmouth Halloween Parade is a grassroots, all-inclusive community celebration of creativity,…

Mountain Meander

Head for the hills — it’s cooler thereThe road through Sandwich Notch, laid out in 1801, climbs gently over one of the state’s least-known notches. It is unpaved and closed in winter.From I-93 Exit 24 in Ashland, follow Route 3…

Happy Trails

An easy canter is the perfect pace to enjoy fall. From north to south, Granite Staters love horses. The White Mountains region is home to a high concentration of outdoor recreational sports and activities for every member of the family…

Skids and Kids

Avoiding accidents is a skill that can be learnedFar off and safely to the right, small planes come and go, an incessant bee-buzz announcing a sprint to rotation and takeoff; a fluctuating give and take of engines and air flow…

The Keno Brothers

November 18, Portsmouth. Share the excitement of discovering hidden antique treasures and learn tips for discovering them with Americana experts Leigh and Leslie Keno. The enthusiastic and engaging twin brothers became celebrities on Antiques Roadshow (pictured at right, on the…

The Keno Brothers

November 18, Portsmouth. Share the excitement of discovering hidden antique treasures and learn tips for discovering them with Americana experts Leigh and Leslie Keno. The enthusiastic and engaging twin brothers became celebrities on Antiques Roadshow (pictured at right, on the…